harbor porpoise

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Related to harbor porpoise: Dall's Porpoise
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Noun1.harbor porpoise - the common porpoise of the northern Atlantic and Pacificharbor porpoise - the common porpoise of the northern Atlantic and Pacific
porpoise - any of several small gregarious cetacean mammals having a blunt snout and many teeth
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ABSTRACT--The Harbor Porpoise normally occurs in groups of 2 to 5 individuals.
345 near the harbor porpoise - Kuigatsi and Kuigatsi - Soontaga sections reconstruction of the main projects concerned with the conditions according to the tender documents.
A juvenile male harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) [approximately equal to] 10.
Abstract--Abundance of harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) was estimated from data collected during vessel surveys conducted throughout the inland waters of Southeast Alaska.
Two marine mammal species that live there year-round are the beluga whale, Delphinapterus leucas, and the harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena.
On February 10, 2012, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC) was notified of a positive Brucella culture from a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) found on the coast of southern Maine.
The objective of this study was to determine whether the risk of mortality from infectious disease in harbor porpoise in U.
In one case, witnesses report a group of bottlenoses ramming a sole harbor porpoise with their heads and long snouts, sending it flying into the air.
The harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, is among the smallest of the six porpoise species in the Family Phocoenidae, with an adult length of 1.
Sightings of harbor porpoise during a beluga whale (Phocoena phocoena) survey in 1998 (1355 km) provided data on harbor porpoise abundance in Cook Inlet for the Gulf of Alaska stock.
A pregnant, dead, stranded, harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) was reported on February 22, 2007, on western Whidbey Island, in Puget Sound, Washington State (48.
The thirteen sightings included Pacific white-sided dolphins; Dall's porpoise; killer whales; Risso's dolphins, Grampus griseus; northern right whale dolphins, Lissodelphis borealis; and harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena (Table 3).